Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs 2021 – Graduate Trainee (Gender and Youth)

Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs 2021

Job Title: Graduate Trainee (Gender and Youth) – Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs 2021

Organization: Mercy Corps Uganda

Duty Station: Kaabong

Job Category: Programming

Requisition Number: UNBUG01739



Mercy Corps Uganda Profile

Mercy Corps exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities. Mercy Corps’ work emphasizes community-led, market-driven interventions through public, private and civic sector partnerships. After more than a decade of operation in Uganda, the Mercy Corps country team has differentiated itself as a forward-thinking, market-driven agency, having implemented or currently implementing nearly 40 programs, valued at over $141 million, changing the lives of over 2.5 million Ugandans and refugees. In Uganda, some of our donors include USAID, SIDA, DFID, WFP, US Department of State; MasterCard Foundation, and ECHO, with over 20 programs and projects currently in operation in 30 districts.



Roles and Responsibilities for Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs 2021:

• Offer direct support to the Gender and Youth team during training activities either as a facilitator or co-facilitator as shall be determined by the team
• Use training skills to build capacity of Mercy Corp’s external partners under the supervision and with direction from the gender and youth team
• Conduct mobilization for field activities as and when assigned by the Gender and Youth Officer/Department
• Support research activities as shall occasion throughout the implementation cycle of Apolou Program – Gender & Youth Department
• Supervise and support enumerators when called upon
• Perform any other duties as shall be assigned by the supervisor

• Specific activities and deliverables will include the following:
• Completion of training activities
• Activity reports of the research/assessment activities conducted
• Handover notes to the Gender and Youth Officer in case of departure



Minimum Qualifications for Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs 2021

• Diploma or Degree in Gender Studies, Political Science, Development Studies, Research, Women’s Studies, Economics, Sociology or other related fields.
• Must have graduated within the last two years.
• Analytical skills and the ability to synthesize data and notes into a clear and concise database and report.
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office..
• Managing resources – organizes and manages information in an optimum manner.
• Effectively presents data and information in a way that is manageable for sharing with colleagues
• A good listener and also provides feedback.
• Experience in Kaabong strongly preferred
• Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of Ng’akarimojong language is highly desirable.
• Exceptional verbal and written communication skills



How To Apply for Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs 2021

All interested and suitably qualified candidates should submit their applications through the link below.

Click here to apply

Deadline: 2nd July 2021



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